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    Ukrainian crisis: UN court to rule on Ukraine’s case against Russia
    Apr17

    Ukrainian crisis: UN court to rule on Ukraine’s case against Russia

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Pope decries ‘vile’ attack on Syrians in Easter address
    Apr17

    Pope decries ‘vile’ attack on Syrians in Easter address

    VATICAN CITY (AP) — On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the “latest vile” attack on civilians in Syria. Pope Francis delivers his Urbi et Orbi (to the city and to the world) message from the main balcony of St. Peter’s...

    A tale of two Slavic strongmen
    Apr17

    A tale of two Slavic strongmen

    KIEV, Ukarine — On the surface, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko have every reason to be bosom buddies. Both are strongmen of the Russian-speaking world, their states linked in a federal union. They have no qualms about jailing or “disappearing” their...

    Pope Francis Calls on World Leaders to Prevent Conflict, End Arms Trade
    Apr17

    Pope Francis Calls on World Leaders to Prevent Conflict, End Arms Trade

    Pope Francis called for an end to all conflict as he gave his traditional Easter Sunday speech from St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican, touching upon recent outbreaks of violence in the Middle East, Africa and Ukraine. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Repairmen risk lives to bring light on Ukraine frontline (AFP)
    Apr17

    Repairmen risk lives to bring light on Ukraine frontline (AFP)

    Avdiivka (Ukraine) (AFP) – Oleksandr and Ruslan drove their dusty grey minibus across a field pock-marked with shell craters, venturing into the no-man’s land of Ukraine’s volatile frontline. …read more Source: The West...

    Top UN court to rule on Ukraine’s case against Russia (AFP)
    Apr17

    Top UN court to rule on Ukraine’s case against Russia (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – In a key moment for the Ukrainian crisis, the UN’s highest court will rule Wednesday on a bid by Kiev to stop Russia allegedly pumping money, arms and troops into the country’s war-torn east. …read more Source: The West...

    Pope urges end to Syria ‘horror’ in Easter address
    Apr17

    Pope urges end to Syria ‘horror’ in Easter address

    VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis urged an end to “horror and death” in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day mass in Rome on Sunday. The Easter mass, the highlight of the Christian calendar began under a cloudy sky where worshippers had gathered since the early hours to gain...

    Why Russia’s Massive Zapad Military Exercises Scare the World
    Apr17

    Why Russia’s Massive Zapad Military Exercises Scare the World

    Kyle Mizokami Security, Europe And another is coming soon… A military exercise with origins in the former Soviet Union is now exacerbating tensions with NATO, particularly those members facing the Baltic Sea. Conducted four years ago, Zapad (“West”) 2013 was deeply illustrative not only of Russia’s strategic goals, but of how it...

    Pope urges end to Syria ?horror?
    Apr17

    Pope urges end to Syria ?horror?

    Easter address VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis urged an end to “horror and death” in Syria and implored God to bring peace to the Middle East as he delivered the traditional Easter Day mass in Rome on Sunday. The Easter mass, the highlight of the Christian calendar began under a cloudy sky where worshippers had gathered since the early...

    Pope Decries ‘Vile’ Attack on Syrians in Easter Address
    Apr17

    Pope Decries ‘Vile’ Attack on Syrians in Easter Address

    VATICAN CITY — On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis lamented the horrors generated by war and hatred, delivering an Easter Sunday message that also decried the “latest vile” attack on civilians in Syria. Both in his impromptu homily during Mass in St. Peter’s Square and later in his formal “Urbi et...